Albemarle County police say an Esmont man died early Saturday morning in a high-speed crash near Scottsville.
The accident happened around 3:00 a.m. in the 400 block of Irish Road just outside the town limit of Scottsville.
Police say 25-year-old Andrew Lively was driving west on Irish Road when his SUV ran off the road and hit a tree. Lively died at the scene.
A crash reconstruction team continues to investigate, but says it appears speed is to blame.
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